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Opt Express. 2008 Sep 15;16(19):14369-79.

Novel efficient design of Y-splitter for surface plasmon polariton applications.

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Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V., Hollerithallee 8, 30419 Hannover, Germany. s.passinger@lzh.de

Abstract

Surface plasmon polaritons have become a research area of great importance. We present theoretical investigations on the realization of components and Y-splitters for surface plasmon polaritons guided by dielectric-loaded waveguides. The effect of the limited resolution of the fabrication process on the characteristics of fabricated Y-splitters is analyzed. A more efficient and robust configuration of the Y-splitter for surface plasmon polaritons is proposed.

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18794972
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